Tuesday , 16 October 2018

Monthly Archives: February 2018

Checking out the Changwon Express craft beer house (ไปชางวอนเอ็กซ์เพรสและดื่มเบียร์ฝีมือ)

My good buddy Tim from Canada is in Bangkok so we arrange to meet at the Changwon Express craft beer house at the Flow House. This place has recently opened and is the second establishment the young Korean has started in Bangkok. He chose this location because of the surf theme downstairs at the Flow House where you can try …

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My new bike has arrived (รถจักรยานยนต์ใหม่ของฉันมาถึงแล้ว)

I got a phone call this morning from the Kawasaki dealer to tell me that my new bike has arrived. Things are moving along at typical Thai efficiency so we go back to the shop to complete all the paperwork and get the banking details for the money transfer. If you are looking to get a new Kawasaki, pop in …

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Another Thai wedding ceremony and reception (พิธีแต่งงานและการรับอื่นๆของไทย)

Today we have been invited to attend another wedding and reception within our extended family. The ceremony is held at the bride’s house and then we move off to the reception at a local school near the groom’s family home. I’m sure all the family is waiting to know when Chanya and I tie the knot 🙂

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Our local temple annual fair (งานประจำปีของวัดประจำท้องถิ่น)

Every year our local temple puts on a fair. It was cancelled last year due to the passing of the King, but it is back on this year. The fair lasts for one week and it’s a great time to support our temple and mix with the locals. We even had dodgem cars this year which was a lot of …

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My first visit to the Doctor (ครั้งแรกที่ฉันไปเยี่ยมหมอ)

Today I head off to find a Doctor to prescribe me some stronger medication to ease my respiratory congestion. Coming from Australia where over the counter medication is readily available, the dispensary system in Thailand seems quite backwards in comparison. Take a look at JC’s video discussing medical insurance here in Thailand. Mahachai 2 Hospital

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